Inyo California towhee (Pipilo crissalis eremophilus)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
Medium-sized songbird. 8-10" (20-25 cm). Uniform gray-brown above and below, with buff or rust-colored undertail coverts. Characteristic long tail with a short, thick, and pointed bill.
- States/US Territories in which the Inyo California towhee, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: California
- US Counties in which the Inyo California towhee, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1987-08-03||California/Nevada Region (Region 8)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1998-04-10||Recovery Plan for Inyo California Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus eremophilus)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2009-03-25||74 FR 12878 12883||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 58 Species in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah; Availability of Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada||
|2006-03-22||71 FR 14538 14542||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 56 Species in California and Nevada: Notice of review.||
|2013-11-04||78 FR 65938 65953||12-Month Finding on a Petition and Proposed Rule To Remove the Inyo California Towhee (Pipilo crissalis eremophilus = Melozone crissalis eremophilus) From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife||
|2008-09-30||Inyo California Towhee 5-Year Review|
|2013-11-04||Draft post-delisting monitoring plan for the Inyo California towhee|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|1987-08-03||52 FR 28787 28788||Proposed Determination of Additional Crit. Hab. for Inyo Brown Towhee; 52 FR 28787-28788||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
|1987-08-03||52 FR 28780 28786||Detemination of Thr. Status & Crit. Hab. Designation for Inyo Brown Towhee; 52 FR 28780-28786||Final Rule||Final designated|
|1984-11-23||49 FR 46174 46175||Proposal to Designate Inyo Brown Towhee as Thr. w/ Crit. Hab.; 49 FR 46174- 46175||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Inyo California towhee.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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